Audience :

  • Application Developers
  • Developer
  • Forms Developer
  • Support Engineer
  • Systems Analyst
  • Technical Consultant
  • Technical Administrator

Topics :

  • Navigating PeopleSoft Applications
    • Understanding Basic Client Navigation
    • Menu Search
    • Modal Prompt Pages and Dialog Boxes
    • Modal Grids and Long Edit Boxes
    • Floating Drop-Down Menu Navigation
    • Favorites Menu
    • Type Ahead
    • Search Pages
    • Saving
      • ACTIVITY 1 – Basic Navigation in PeopleSoft
    • Walkthrough 1 – Examining Web 2.0 and AJAX features
    • Using Search Pages
    • URL Information
    • Entering and Modifying Data
      • ACTIVITY 2 – Data Entry in PeopleSoft
      • ACTIVITY 3 – Using PeopleBooks
  • Explaining PeopleSoft and Its Architecture
    • Web browser and tools clients (N, 2, and 3 tiers)
    • PeopleSoft Databases
    • PeopleSoft Server Processes
    • The Web Server
    • The Batch Environment
    • Process Scheduler and the Application Server
      • ACTIVITY 4 – Exploring the PeopleSoft Architecture
  • Organizing Data and Validating
    • PeopleSoft Database Terminology
    • Describing Relational Data Models
    • Data Relationships
    • Walkthrough 2 – Normalization Example
      • ACTIVITY 5 – Normalizing Data
    • Phases of Development
  • Validating Data
    • What is Data Validation?
    • Effective Dating
      • ACTIVITY 6 – Validating Data and Using Effective Dated Logic
    • Walkthrough 3 – Query the Translate Table
    • PeopleCode
    • Explaining Tableset Sharing
      • ACTIVITY 7 – Determining Validation Methods to use
  • Developing Applications by Using the Eight Steps
    • Designing the Application
    • Creating Record Definitions
    • Registering the Component
    • Testing the Application
      • ACTIVITY 8 – Exploring and Using Application Designer
    • Organizing Definitions in a Project
  • Designing the Application
    • Planning the Application
      • ACTIVITY 9 – Setting up the Design Team
      • ACTIVITY 10 – Setting the Data Model
    • Page Planning
    • Registration and Security
  • Defining Fields
    • Data Design First Step
    • Date Fields
    • Time Fields
    • DateTime Fields
    • Image Fields
    • ImageReference Fields
    • Using Multiple Labels
    • Assigning Translate Values
      • ACTIVITY 11 – Project & Fields for the Course Application
  • Creating Record Definitions
    • Explaining Record Definitions
    • Accessing Record Definition Displays
    • Working with Fields and Columns
    • Configuring Record Definition Properties
    • Saving and Naming the Record Definition
      • ACTIVITY 12 – Creating Record Definitions
  • Building SQL Tables
    • The Build Process
      • ACTIVITY 13 – Building Tables
  • Creating Page Definitions
    • Defining the Page
    • Adding Page Controls to a Page
    • Using the Insert Menu
    • Radio Button Label Changes
      • ACTIVITY 14 – Working with Page Control Properties
    • Types of Page Controls
    • Implementing Scroll Areas and Grids
    • Page Items Checklist
      • ACTIVITY 15 – Working with Scroll Area Page Control Properties
      • ACTIVITY 16 – Building Pages for the Course Application
    • Layout Menu Items
      • ACTIVITY 17 – Shaping up the Pages
  • Defining Components
    • Identifying Component Definition Basics
    • Component Definition Window
      • ACTIVITY 18 – Exploring Components
    • Building New Components
      • ACTIVITY 19 – Building Components
  • Registering Components
    • Explaining Component Registration
    • Portal Registry Defined
      • ACTIVITY 20 – Examining the PeopleSoft Portal and Creating a Folder
    • Security Basics
      • ACTIVITY 21 – Examining PeopleSoft Security and Creating a Menu
    • Registering Components with the Wizard
      • ACTIVITY 22 – Component Registration Wizard
      • ACTIVITY 23 – Registering a Menu Item
  • Testing an Application
    • Creating and Analyzing Test Plans
    • Troubleshooting Common Data Build Phase Issues
      • ACTIVITY 24 – Testing & Troubleshooting the Course Application
  • Searching Applications by Using the Verity Search Engine
    • Describing and Performing a Verity Search
    • Adding Keywords to a Search Collection
      • ACTIVITY 25 – Adding Keywords
  • Performing Data Audits
    • Purpose of Security Auditing
    • Setting up a Security Auditing Policy
      • ACTIVITY 26 – Field-Level Audit
    • Record-level Auditing
      • ACTIVITY 27 – Record-Level Audit
    • Database-level Auditing (Triggers)
    • Viewing Audit Information
      • ACTIVITY 28 – Database-level Audit
  • Importing and Exporting Projects
    • How Projects Work
    • Exporting Projects
      • ACTIVITY 29 – Exporting your Project
                               

Objectives :

  • Describe PeopleSoft application design and the technology behind this process
  • Navigate PeopleSoft applications
  • Describe the elements of PeopleSoft Pure Internet Architecture
  • Describe PeopleSoft data organization and validation
  • Implement the eight steps of application development
  • Describe additional application development considerations
  • Organize definitions into projects
  • Demonstrate competence in PeopleSoft application development methodology
  • Search and audit application data